Program Overview


Through a unique interdisciplinary approach, the Bachelor of Science in Leadership Studies degree completion program offers students opportunities to enhance their understanding and practice of leadership by exploration and application of leadership skills and research with diverse groups, organizations, and communities through a variety of learning activities. 

A degree in Leadership Studies is intended to help students advance in a variety of careers, including business, non-profit management, government, and social services, among others. In addition, the program can lead to continued study in a number of programs, such as master’s degrees in Public Administration, Social Work, Business Administration, and other disciplinary-specific graduate programs.


The Bachelor of Science in Leadership Studies Degree Completion program is designed to meet the needs of working adults. The online format makes course lectures, readings, assignments, and communication with instructors and classmates highly accessible to students. Online courses are identical to face-to-face courses in terms of content and course learning outcomes. The program follows a cohort-based model, with courses delivered in 8-week sessions.  


This program can be completed in 17 months.


Program tuition for the 50 units is $17,500. Financial Aid in the form of Federal Student loans and Pell grants are available for this program.

Career Opportunities

The Bachelor of Science in Leadership Studies degree completion program prepares students for a wide range of career and further education opportunities, including:

  • Leadership and management roles in public and private sector organizations
  • Marketing
  • Human Resources
  • Customer/Client/Patient/Student Services
  • Sales
  • Application for MBA, MPA, MSW, Law School, and other graduate degree programs